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Crime Report: Bomb Threat in Rosslyn Office Building

(Updated at 11:35 a.m.) An office in Rosslyn received a bomb threat last week, but no explosives were found.

The incident happened Wednesday morning on the 1100 block of Wilson Blvd. There are two office buildings on that block, though police did not specify which one was affected. The business that received the threat was education-related, we’re told.

Police say the bomb threat was received via a letter, which was found by an employee. No threats were found during a K-9 sweep of the building.

More from this week’s Arlington County Police Department crime report:

BOMB THREAT, 2017-05310114, 1100 block of Wilson Boulevard. At approximately 10:36 AM on May 31, police responded to the report of a bomb threat. The investigation determined that an employee discovered a letter alleging there was an explosive device inside the building. A K-9 sweep of the building was conducted with negative results. There is no suspect(s) description.

The rest of the past week’s crime report highlights, including some that we’ve already reported, after the jump.

ASSAULT ON LAW ENFORCEMENT, 2017-06050215, 3000 block of Columbia Pike. At approximately 6:05 p.m. on June 5, officers responded to the report of a group of disorderly subjects refusing to leave a restaurant, as requested by store management. As officers were attempting to conduct their investigation and ban the subjects from the property, one subject became combative and shoved an officer resulting in a physical struggle. Derrell Taylor, 27, of Washington D.C., was arrested and charged with assault and battery on law enforcement, obstruction of justice, and failure to I.D. He was held on a $5000.00 secured bond.

BURGLARY, 2017-06030129, 600 block of N. Jefferson Street. At approximately 12:00 p.m. on June 3, officers responded to the report of a breaking and entering. Upon arrival, it was determined between 8:30 p.m. on May 23 and 10:00 a.m. on June 3 an unknown suspect(s) entered a residence and stole items of value. There is no suspect(s) description.

MALICIOUS WOUNDING, 2017-06020044, Columbia Pike at S. Rolfe Street. At approximately 3:06 a.m. on June 1, officers responded to the report of a malicious wounding. Upon arrival, it was determined that following a physical struggle between a male victim and an unknown male suspect the male victim suffered a laceration. The suspect then fled the scene on foot. The victim was transported to George Washington University Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. A helicopter search was conducted with negative results. The suspect is described as a Hispanic male in his 30’s, approximately 5’3″ tall and was wearing a striped shirt and jeans.

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